United Parcel Service (UPS), one of the leading shippers in the United States, became the first small package carrier to offer customers the chance to buy carbon offsets to neutralize the greenhouse gas emissions generated by the transport of their packages. We asked our
13 shipping companies offering carbon offsets:
1. uShip (Carbon Offsets from
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UPS will deploy two new hydraulic hybrid vehicles (HHV) in Minneapolis during the first quarter of 2009. The additional five HHVs will be deployed later in 2009 and early 2010.
Millions of last minute shoppers used UPS to get their gifts delivered on time. Even the snow storms did not stop them. On December 22, I skipped the hour long line at the post office, which was open on Sunday, and instead shipped via UPS. I got my gifts to my brother on December 24.